Study in a supportive environment with the advantages of living in a vibrant city
Our Duluth campus offers students an opportunity to build extraordinarily strong relationships with their classmates and our faculty & staff. With 60 students per class, our students in Duluth form very tight connections that last throughout a career. Students are very involved outside of class, do lots of activities together, including intramural sports, outdoor recreation, and outreach to rural communities.
PharmD Degree Program
PharmD/MBA Dual Degree Program
The PharmD/MBA Dual Degree program was developed for Duluth College of Pharmacy PharmD students who wish to also pursue an MBA degree from the Labovitz School of Business & Economics. This program is competitive, challenging, and rewarding and builds on the foundation of business knowledge students already have to become more valuable employees and more confident, capable leaders.
PharmD/MBA Dual Degree Program
Enrolled PharmD students have the opportunity to become integrated into the Carlson School's prestigious network of business leaders, academics, and alumni. PharmD/MBA students will also have the unique experiences offered through the Carlson School's Medical Industry Leadership Institute, which brings together graduate students from across the University of Minnesota to work on healthcare industry problems from the organizational to the political realms.
PharmD/ MPH Dual Degree Program
Enrolled PharmD students have the opportunity to additionally earn their MPH, a degree program that prepares them for impacting policies, providing education to patients in order to manage diseases, conduct research on drug interactions/therapies and alternative herbal medications at all levels – from the local, regional and state to the national and international levels – at the intersection of government, non-profit and private sectors.
The closing of rural pharmacies affects vulnerable demographics, such as the elderly and those suffering from chronic illnesses—leading to poorer health outcomes for individuals and their communities.
"Community pharmacists have an opportunity to engage with patients who might be at risk of opioid use disorder or of overdose," said Assist. Prof. Laura Palombi.
David Stenehjem works in the rapidly growing field of outcomes research, which guides his research on midostaurin in FLT3-mutated acute myeloid leukemia.
City of Duluth
- Population: 87,000
- Located on the southwestern tip of Lake Superior, the largest freshwater lake in the world (by surface area)
- Voted "Top 10 Dream Town" by Outside Magazine
- 11,000+ acres of open, wooded land within city limits
- Duluth is known for its tourism, entertainment, festivals, recreation, and cultural opportunities
Our multidisciplinary faculty with expertise in the basic, clinical, social, and behavioral sciences collaborates with colleagues in the Medical School, local and regional health care systems, and across other departments in the Academic Health Center. Learn more about research on the Duluth campus